79101 - TOPICS IN HEALTH ECONOMICS, POLICY AND MANAGEMENT

Scheda insegnamento

SDGs

L'insegnamento contribuisce al perseguimento degli Obiettivi di Sviluppo Sostenibile dell'Agenda 2030 dell'ONU.

Salute e benessere

Anno Accademico 2018/2019

Conoscenze e abilità da conseguire

At the end of the learning activity, the student has a thorough view of the main directions of current research in health economics, policy and management. He/she attains the ability to develop critical and original views on both empirical and theoretical directions of research.

Programma/Contenuti

The course gives an overview of recent trends in health economics focussing around a set of recent papers. Each student is expected to actively participate in classes by presenting and discussing papers selected by the instructor.

Testi/Bibliografia

The reading list and slides are available on the Moodle Platform.

Metodi didattici

Classes and discussions.

Modalità di verifica dell'apprendimento

Students regularly attending the lectures can take the exam discussing a presentation on one of the themes dealt with during the course. Those who do not choose to give the presentation have to take a written test to assess their ability to critically evaluate some of the health policy themes discussed during the course. In the written test students are given outlines to develop short essays in two hours.

Strumenti a supporto della didattica

Video projector.

Orario di ricevimento

Consulta il sito web di Gianluca Fiorentini